Construction upheaval

Komatsu, the world’s no. 2 construction equipment manufacturer, has announced a new business: SmartConstruction.

Komatsu, the world’s no. 2 construction equipment manufacturer, has announced a new business: SmartConstruction. Using construction machinery equipped with Intelligent Machine Control technology alongside drones, the goal is to automate pre-foundation work job sites and monitor them from a central location. The machines are expected to be leased.